With the popularity of DVD's, video games, and surround sound, and advances in high definition video and audio, the industry is seeing vast new interest in digital audio technologies. Today's home studio is capable of putting out finished audio tracks of professional quality. Pro Tools is the most widely used Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) in the world. It used on more music recordings and audio post production projects than any other system and has developed into a very deep and capable technology with a user base in the hundreds of thousands. The Pro Tools Bible will serve as comprehensive tutorial and complete reference for Pro Tools users of any experience level.
David Leathers (Los Angeles, CA) is a writer, musician, filmmaker and technologist. He currently runs a multimedia projects studio and technology lab, and serves as consultant to several entertainment technology firms. He is currently a contributing editor to Videography and Digital Cinema Magazine, and writes for a broad selection of trade journals. Mr. Leathers is also a studio musician and part of the rock band Mink DeVille.